Therefore He is able also to save forever those who draw near to God through Him, since He always lives to make intercession for them.
who is the one who condemns? Christ Jesus is He who died, yes, rather who was raised, who is at the right hand of God, who also intercedes for us.
(for the Law made nothing perfect), and on the other hand there is a bringing in of a better hope, through which we draw near to God.
Jesus said to him, "I am the way, and the truth, and the life; no one comes to the Father but through Me.
For Christ did not enter a holy place made with hands, a mere copy of the true one, but into heaven itself, now to appear in the presence of God for us;
My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin And if anyone sins, we have an Advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous;
through whom also we have obtained our introduction by faith into this grace in which we stand; and we exult in hope of the glory of God.
For since He Himself was tempted in that which He has suffered, He is able to come to the aid of those who are tempted.
Envoys will come out of Egypt; Ethiopia will quickly stretch out her hands to God.
"Turn to Me and be saved, all the ends of the earth; For I am God, and there is no other.
"They will say of Me, 'Only in the LORD are righteousness and strength ' Men will come to Him, And all who were angry at Him will be put to shame.
Therefore, I will allot Him a portion with the great, And He will divide the booty with the strong; Because He poured out Himself to death, And was numbered with the transgressors; Yet He Himself bore the sin of many, And interceded for the transgressors.
And He saw that there was no man, And was astonished that there was no one to intercede; Then His own arm brought salvation to Him, And His righteousness upheld Him.
Who is this who comes from Edom, With garments of glowing colors from Bozrah, This One who is majestic in His apparel, Marching in the greatness of His strength? "It is I who speak in righteousness, mighty to save."
"Return, O faithless sons, I will heal your faithlessness." "Behold, we come to You; For You are the LORD our God.
"Now if you are ready, at the moment you hear the sound of the horn, flute, lyre, trigon, psaltery and bagpipe and all kinds of music, to fall down and worship the image that I have made, very well But if you do not worship, you will immediately be cast into the midst of a furnace of blazing fire; and what god is there who can deliver you out of my hands?"
"If it be so, our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the furnace of blazing fire; and He will deliver us out of your hand, O king.
"Therefore I make a decree that any people, nation or tongue that speaks anything offensive against the God of Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego shall be torn limb from limb and their houses reduced to a rubbish heap, inasmuch as there is no other god who is able to deliver in this way."
When he had come near the den to Daniel, he cried out with a troubled voice. The king spoke and said to Daniel, "Daniel, servant of the living God, has your God, whom you constantly serve, been able to deliver you from the lions?"
"O Lord, in accordance with all Your righteous acts, let now Your anger and Your wrath turn away from Your city Jerusalem, Your holy mountain; for because of our sins and the iniquities of our fathers, Jerusalem and Your people have become a reproach to all those around us.
"And the Father who sent Me, He has testified of Me. You have neither heard His voice at any time nor seen His form.
"My Father, who has given them to Me, is greater than all; and no one is able to snatch them out of the Father's hand.
"Whatever you ask in My name, that will I do, so that the Father may be glorified in the Son.
"I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may be with you forever;
"In that day you will not question Me about anything Truly, truly, I say to you, if you ask the Father for anything in My name, He will give it to you.
"I ask on their behalf; I do not ask on behalf of the world, but of those whom You have given Me; for they are Yours;
Now to Him who is able to do far more abundantly beyond all that we ask or think, according to the power that works within us,
who will transform the body of our humble state into conformity with the body of His glory, by the exertion of the power that He has even to subject all things to Himself.
For there is one God, and one mediator also between God and men, the man Christ Jesus,
For this reason I also suffer these things, but I am not ashamed; for I know whom I have believed and I am convinced that He is able to guard what I have entrusted to Him until that day.
In the days of His flesh, He offered up both prayers and supplications with loud crying and tears to the One able to save Him from death, and He was heard because of His piety.
In this case mortal men receive tithes, but in that case one receives them, of whom it is witnessed that he lives on.
who has become such not on the basis of a law of physical requirement, but according to the power of an indestructible life.
but Jesus, on the other hand, because He continues forever, holds His priesthood permanently.
And without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to God must believe that He is and that He is a rewarder of those who seek Him.
Through Him then, let us continually offer up a sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of lips that give thanks to His name.
Now to Him who is able to keep you from stumbling, and to make you stand in the presence of His glory blameless with great joy,
Another angel came and stood at the altar, holding a golden censer; and much incense was given to him, so that he might add it to the prayers of all the saints on the golden altar which was before the throne.